Learn disaster response training in the next Allen CERT course. The class begins on Thursday, Sept. 1. During the 8-week course, participants learn to provide assistance in a disaster or other emergencies in Allen where professional personnel may be overwhelmed. The course is free and is held annually in the fall.
Classes meet Thursday evenings, 7-9 p.m., at the Allen Fire Department Training Facility (310 Century Parkway). Enrollment is limited to the first 25 applicants and applications are due by Aug. 18.